Parapaksha, Parapakṣa, Para-paksha: 7 definitions
Parapaksha means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Parapaksha has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Parapakṣa can be transliterated into English as Parapaksa or Parapaksha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Parapakṣa (परपक्ष):—(para + pakṣa) m.
1) die Partei des Feindes, Gegners u.s.w. s. u. pakṣa . —
2) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes Anu's [Viṣṇupurāṇa 444,] [Nalopākhyāna 2.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Parapakṣa (परपक्ष):—m. —
1) die Partei des Feindes [156,15.] —
2) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Anu. paramekṣu v.l.
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